Operating System: All
Applies To: UB Students
Last Reviewed: April 10, 2018
Google recommends that you synchronize your UBmail Powered by Google with particular email clients, such as Thunderbird, Outlook or Mac Mail.
Step 1: Enable IMAP (recommended) or POP
Step 3: Add Account
|Username||Your UBITName (remove @buffalo.edu if it adds it automatically)|
|Password||Your UBITName password|
|Client Setting ||SSL (or SSL/TLS) |
|Outgoing or SMTP Server ||smtp.buffalo.edu|
|Directory (if available)||ldap.buffalo.edu|
|Search Base/Root (if available)||o=University at Buffalo, c=us|
Learn about what happens when you use UBmail Powered by Google in conjunction with an email client:
Sometimes the password file is out of sync. Try re-setting your password and see if you are able to log into your newly configured email. Also be sure you have used the settings listed above. Do not use imap.gmail.com as the IMAP server, you must set it to imap.buffalo.edu.